Accession Number : AD0631966

Title :   SOME RESULTS OF RADAR OBSERVATIONS OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF CU CONG CLOUDS AND THE RESULTS OF MODIFICATION.

Descriptive Note : Research translation,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Borovikov,A. M. ; Kostarev,V. V. ; Shupiatskii,A. B.

Report Date : MAR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : The apparatus and methods for radar observations of the development of Cu cong and Cb clouds are discussed. Analysis of the observational data provided preliminary indications of the hail content of Cb clouds, and some criteria are proposed for determining the effect of artificial modification aimed at preventing hail damage. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, CLOUDS), (*CLOUDS, RADAR SCANNING), (*THUNDERSTORMS, RADAR SCANNING), RADAR CROSS SECTIONS, CUMULONIMBUS CLOUDS, HAIL, REDUCTION, METEOROLOGY, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE